Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality's (AHRQ)
Researches and provides information related to health care affordability, efficiency, and cost transparency.
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
CDC researches disease and prevention, provides training, and monitors and publicizes disease outbreaks.
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS)
CMS covers health care for millions of people and aims for better care at lower costs and improved health.
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Health care programs, helping people find jobs and parents find affordable child care, by keeping the food on Americans’ shelves safe and infectious diseases at bay, and by pushing the boundaries of how we diagnose and treat disease. Includes the National Institutes of Health (NIH). Check out the article, "How the Health Care Law is Making a Difference for the People of Texas."
U.S. Food and Drug Administration
Provides information related to health fraud, medicine safety alerts, and more, for audiences like seniors, women, patients and patient advocates, parents and caregivers, health educators, students, and kids.
Veterans Health Administration
Access federal mental health information
National Alliance on Mental Illness
The foundation for hundreds of centers where volunteer leaders raise awareness and provide essential and free education, advocacy and support group programs.
National Institute on Drug Abuse
U.S. Government organization that conducts and disseminates research to significantly improve prevention and treatment and to inform policy as it relates to drug abuse and addiction.
National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH)
U.S. Government organization that performs clinical research to transform the understanding and treatment of mental illnesses.
National Suicide Prevention Lifeline
24-hour, toll-free, confidential suicide prevention hotline available to anyone or provide referrals in suicidal crisis or emotional distress: 1-800-273-TALK (8255).
Information from various government agencies on what bullying is, what cyberbullying is, who is at risk, and how you can prevent and respond to bullying.
Substance Abuse & Mental Health Services Administration
U.S. Government organization that administers regional centers providing information and support for initiatives like prevention of mental illness, recovery support, health reform, and more.
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